Beaver Creek - Connecting People With Nature

SUMMER CAMPS

Earth Detectives, Ages 9-11
June 20 - 24

Sprouts, Ages 7-8
June 20 - 24

Nature Nuts, Ages 5-6
June 20 - 24

R is for Reptiles
June 28

Geology Underground
June 30

Girls in Nature Camp
July 11 - 15

July 12 Path of the Voyageur
July 12

July 13 Path of the Voyageur
July 13

Adventures in Geocaching
July 21

Morning Budding Butterflies
August 3

Afternoon Budding Butterflies
August 3

Wonders of Butterflies Camp
August 8 - 10

Our camps are filling up fast, so please call to see if the camp is full to be added to the waiting list.

[ Register and learn more about each of the summer camps. ]

[ Learn more about summer camp scholarships. ]

Current Programs

Take advantage of the many opportunities throughout the year to connect with nature at Beaver Creek Reserve. Enjoy hands-on nature classes, special events, and presentations about the many facets of our environment and how to take care of our fragile planet. Visit this site often to see what is happening at the Reserve.

Cancellations require a 48-hour notice prior to the class date to receive a full refund, less a 10 percent administrate fee per program.

Upcoming Programs

Storybook Hiking Trail
June 24 | 10 until 11 am | Wise Nature Center
$3 for Friends Child, $5 for Nonmember Child

10 spots available.

Biotic Survey - Bugs (Field Research)
June 29 | 9 am until 1 pm | Citizen Science Center
$3 for Friends, $5 for Nonmembers

7 spots available.

Biotic Survey - Worms (Field Research)
June 29 | 2 until 6 pm | Citizen Science Center
$3 for Friends, $5 for Nonmembers

6 spots available.

Grand Opening Beaver Creek Reserve Discovery Room
June 29 | 4 until 6 pm | Wise Nature Center

Biotic Survey - Fireflies (Field Research)
July 5 | 7:30 until 9:30 pm | Citizen Science Center
$3 for Friends, $5 for Nonmembers

10 spots available.

2016 Beaver Creek Butterfly Count
July 11 | 9 am until 12 pm | Wise Nature Center
0 for Friends, 0 for Nonmembers

96 spots available.

Biotic Survey - Reptiles and Amphibians (Field Research)
July 11 | 9 am until 12 pm | Citizen Science Center
$3 for Friends, $5 for Nonmembers

8 spots available.

Tadpole Toddler Camp (Ages 2-4)
July 12 - 14 | 9 until 10:30 am | Wise Nature Center
$30 for Friends per Adult/Child Pair, $40 for Nonmembers per Adult/Child Pair

7 spots available.

Biotic Survey - Land Snails
July 12 | 9 am until 1 pm | Citizen Science Center
$3 for Friends, $5 for Nonmembers

8 spots available.

Summer Wild Edibles
July 26 | 6 until 8:30 pm | Wise Nature Center
$6 for Friends, $9 for Nonmembers

15 spots available.

Biotic Survey - Mammals (Field Research)
July 27 | 7 until 11 am | Wise Nature Center
$3 for Friends, $5 for Nonmembers

8 spots available.

Biotic Survey - Nighttime Flyers - Bats and Moths
July 28 | 7:30 until 11 pm | Citizen Science Center
$3 for Friends, $5 for Nonmembers

9 spots available.

Beaver Creek Butterfly Festival
July 31 | 12:30 until 3 pm | Wise Nature Center
$2 for Friends Child, $4 for Friends Adult, $3 for Nonmembers Child, $5 for Nonmembers Adult

Beekeeping 103 – Preparing the Hive for Winter
August 6 | 9 am until 3 pm | Wise Nature Center
$40 for Friends, $45 for Nonmembers

12 spots available.

Acoustic Bat Survey
August 24 | 8 until 10 pm | Citizen Science Center
$3 for Friends, $5 for Nonmembers

10 spots available.

Spider Nature Walk
September 1 | 2 until 3 pm | Wise Nature Center
$3 for Friends, $5 for Nonmembers

9 spots available.

Biotic Survey - Spiders (Lecture & Walk)
September 1 | 7 until 9 pm | Wise Nature Center
$3 for Friends, $5 for Nonmembers

9 spots available.

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CITIZEN SCIENCE

Lend a hand to environmental scientists. Choose a research project that's interesting to you.

GO STAR GAZING

See the moon, planets, and galaxies to 150 times larger than with just your naked eye!